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Jelly beans

Manish Arora AW1415 Jelly beans

Jelly beans and other sweet delights have influenced motifs in the Manish Arora Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Show.

Another jelly beans-inspired collection : Douglas Hannant Spring/Summer 2011 (the color palette of this show was based on a bag of jelly beans dumped on a white tablecloth).

Photo : Giovanni Giannoni

 

 

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Posted by on April 11, 2014 in Food

 

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Liquorice Allsorts

Charlotte Olympia X Selfridges 13

Liquorice Allsorts have inspired the « Pick ’n’ Mix Jackie » beaded pumps and the « Liquorice Dolly » embellished platform courts of Charlotte Olympia’s « Liquorice Allsorts » line, exclusively available at Selfridges.

Other Liquorice Allsorts-influenced items : Tocca Resort 2014 (the lace insets on some tops were based on Liquorice Allsorts, which were Emma Fletcher’s favorite sweets, when she was a child).

Photo : Courtesy of Selfridges

 

 

 
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Posted by on December 1, 2013 in Food

 

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Candy canes

Victoria's Secret 12Candy canes have been a source of inspiration for a Christmas look of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2012.

Other candy canes-inspired items : Joanne Stoker Spring/Summer 2013 (the « candy cane » heels were influenced by Joanne Stoker’s 1st holiday along the British coastline, when she was 5 years old).

Photo : Courtesy of Victoria’s Secret

 

 

 
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Posted by on November 17, 2013 in Food

 

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Cotton candy

Carven AW1314

Guillaume Henry asked Carven’s mohair manufacturer to reproduce the stringy aspect of cotton candy for the coats of the Carven Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show.

Moreover, the hair of the Christian Lacroix Couture Autumn/Winter 2004-2005 Show, by Odile Gilbert, evoked huge cotton candy.

Photo : VOGUE.fr

 

 

 
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Posted by on May 1, 2013 in Food

 

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